Appliance

Need Appliance Repair Help? Ask a Technician for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Appliance

I turned the temperature down on my freezer so i could clean

Customer Question
it and now it won't...
I turned the temperature down on my freezer so i could clean it and now it won't freeze. None of the button's work and the window says OF, which I assume is OFF but I can't make it turn back on. I tried turning it off and then back on. Nothing happens. this is an upright freezer Model #253-28092801, any ideas on what wrong and how to fix it?
Submitted: 5 years ago.Category: Appliance
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Appliance Question
Answered in 8 minutes by:
4/2/2012
Appliance Technician: Bryan, Home Appliance Technician replied 5 years ago
Bryan
Bryan, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 12,157
Experience: 15 yrs. experience as a certified appliance technician.
Verified
Hi,Welcome to Just Answer, My name is XXXXX XXXXX forward to helping you today.

try pushing and holding down the control lock button for 5 seconds. if it doesn't come back on then you need to replace the control board. unfortunately these can fail at anytime. heres a link to the part. http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Display-Board/297366203/1864637?modelNumber=253.28092801, hope this helps, thanks Bryan
Ask Your Own Appliance Question
Customer reply replied 5 years ago
I tried what you said and the control lock light came on but it still wouldn't let me change anything else and while as soon as I took my finger off the button it went back to the previous OF ...any other suggestions?
Appliance Technician: Bryan, Home Appliance Technician replied 5 years ago
you need to order and replace the control board I showed you above. it has failed. thats all that can be done for this. hope this info was helpful. thanks Bryan
Bryan
Bryan, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 12,157
Experience: 15 yrs. experience as a certified appliance technician.
Verified
Bryan and 87 other Appliance Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Ask Bryan Your Own Question
Bryan
Bryan
Bryan, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 12,157
12,157 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 15 yrs. experience as a certified appliance technician.

Bryan is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Thank you for the expeditious answer. It's good to know you're out there and awake in the wee hours when I finally have time to ask questions about my Jenn Air.

JeanRiverhead, NY

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

John

John

Home Appliance Technician

13,453 satisfied customers

Appliance repair business owner for over 43 years.

Tom Goellner

Tom Goellner

Home Appliance Technician

1,536 satisfied customers

32 yrs. experience servicing major appliances and HVAC equipment.

Tyler Z.

Tyler Z.

Appliance Doc

80,845 satisfied customers

9+ years being an appliance technician with factory training.

Kelly

Kelly

Appliance Technician

17,409 satisfied customers

Highly accurate diagnostician with over 30 years experience!

The Home Smithy

The Home Smithy

Home Appliance Technician

6,148 satisfied customers

30 years repairing appliances

william

william

Home Appliance Technician

3,012 satisfied customers

Major Home Appliance Technician Specialist Whirpool Certificate

John

John

restaurant equipment technician

2,103 satisfied customers

25+ years experience. I'm now employed by a commercial cooking equipment service company

< Previous | Next >

Related Appliance Questions
I have a fridgedaire upright freezer that has been unplugged
I have a fridgedaire upright freezer that has been unplugged for a couple of months. Plugged back in last night and the temp control panel light "power loss" is on and is reading 36hrs. How do I reset… read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
I have a frigidaire upright freezer I noticed red lite on
I have a frigidaire upright freezer I noticed red lite on checked inside said temp not cold enough checked plug reset to 7 ck'd this morning bread is not frozen … read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
My Kenmore upright freezer just stop working. When I unplug
My Kenmore upright freezer just stop working. When I unplug the unit and plug it back in, I can hear the unit attempt … read more
Whrlp Master Tech
Whrlp Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,977 satisfied customers
I have a Kenmore upright freezer that's not freezing.Its a
Hi , I have a Kenmore upright freezer that's not freezing.Its a Kenmore 19.3 cut.ft. Model #253.9209381. The dial is set at 5 and it willonly get to 37 degrees. Any ideas what could be wrong? … read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
My fridegaire upright freezer control panel is on off and I
My fridegaire upright freezer control panel is on off and I can't get it to come back on … read more
Whrlp Master Tech
Whrlp Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,977 satisfied customers
I have a upright freezere that is 14 years old but stopped
I have a upright freezere that is 14 years old but stopped freezing today. I checked all the obvious things; it's still plugged in and the door is closed properly. The interior fan runs, and the light… read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
My upright freezer is not freezing it is cool but not
my upright freezer is not freezing it is cool but not freezing … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
How do I clean the coil for my Whirlpool upright freezer,
How do I clean the coil for my Whirlpool upright freezer, WZF79R20DW00? … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
Pearl I have a Westinghouse upright freezer model FJ383T -L.
Hi there Pearl I have a Westinghouse upright freezer model FJ383T -L. I am having problems again with my freezer a technician said it was on the way out but I would like to fix it if possible if it wo… read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
My temp light on my frigidaire upright freezer stays on. I
My hi temp light on my frigidaire upright freezer stays on … read more
Webb-Guy
Webb-Guy
tech.
78 satisfied customers
Kenmore upright freezer reading 56. Model 25328093805. I'm
Was working fine but I unplugged it and it still showing 56… read more
Webb-Guy
Webb-Guy
tech.
78 satisfied customers
I have a 2016 Kenmore upright freezer. I am cleaning it out,
I have a 2016 Kenmore upright freezer. I am cleaning it out, and noticed a block of ice on the bottom of the freezer at the back. There is a long open area, and I can see the ice there. The logical th… read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
It is about a Fridgidaire Upright Freezer. About 5 years
It is about a Fridgidaire Upright Freezer JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Frigidaire is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model? Customer: about 5 years old, #LFFH21F7HWJ JA: Do you plan on … read more
Kelly
Kelly
Appliance Technician
High School or GED
17,409 satisfied customers
Having trouble with my Frigidaire Gallery upright freezer.
Having trouble with my Frigidaire Gallery upright freezer … read more
Kelly
Kelly
Appliance Technician
High School or GED
17,409 satisfied customers
My Frigidaire upright freezer is not cooling. The power
Hi, my Frigidaire upright freezer is not cooling. The power light is on but that is it. We recently experienced a 1 week power outage and when the power was restored the freezer would not cool. … read more
Kelly
Kelly
Appliance Technician
High School or GED
17,409 satisfied customers
I have a Frigidaire upright freezer model FFU21F5HWF. It
I have a Frigidaire upright freezer model FFU21F5HWF. It gets cold, but doesn't freeze. … read more
Whrlp Master Tech
Whrlp Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,977 satisfied customers
I have an upright freezer that had been unplugged for a
I have an upright freezer that had been unplugged for a year. I turned it on over 48 hours and the interior is not getting cold. Motor is running, light is on but temp is reading 61o. I have it set at… read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
Buzzer for kenmore 253.26062102 upright freezer is
buzzer for kenmore 253.26062102 upright freezer is continuously on and the lights at the bottom are orange and red … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x